It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as heavy as The Heart of a Blue Whale.
It's about two-and-a-half times as heavy as a Reindeer.
In other words, 0.42550 tons is 2.330 times the weight of a Reindeer, and the weight of a Reindeer is 0.4290 times that amount.(for Rangifer tarandus granti, adult, bull) (a.k.a. Caribou) ()Rangifer tarandus)
An adult, male reindeer weighs between 0.1820 tons. Reindeer undertake a lengthy annual migration, with some herds traveling up to 5,000 km.
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It's about two-and-a-half times as heavy as a Panda Bear.
In other words, the weight of a Panda Bear is 0.380 times 0.42550 tons.(a.k.a. Giant Panda, Ailuropoda melanoleuca)(Adult, male)
An adult, male Giant Panda weighs up to 0.170 tons. Despite having the digestive system of a carnivore, the panda eats only bamboo and must eat up to 0.0071 tons of it per day to compensate for the limited energy the plant provides.
It's about one-fourth as heavy as a Car.
In other words, 0.42550 tons is 0.23370 times the weight of a Car, and the weight of a Car is 4.2790 times that amount.(for 2009 Ford Taurus; automatic transmission; curb weight)
A 2009 Ford Taurus weighs 1.8210 tons. The first mass-produced car, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — introduced in 1901 — weighed just 0.42550 tons.
It's about four-and-a-half times as heavy as a Kangaroo.
It's about one-fifth as heavy as a Giraffe.
It's about five-and-a-half times as heavy as a Beer Keg.
In other words, 0.42550 tons is 5.3020 times the weight of a Beer Keg, and the weight of a Beer Keg is 0.18860 times that amount.(for US half-barrel, full keg; draft beer; including keg itself, stainless steel)
A typical, half-barrel beer keg weighs 0.08025 tons when full. A keg of this size contains 15.5 gallons of beer, or the equivalent of 6.8 cases.